Posts Tagged "Gillingham"

Evans & Crawley Town: Very Little Season Of Goodwill

By on Dec 29, 2011 in English League Football, Latest | 1 comment

Seldom has there been a less savoury title for a specific football match than The Split Testicle Match, but this is the name that has been given to the Boxing Day League Two match between Crawley Town and Gillingham, in which the visiting side’s┬áChris Whelpdale suffered an injury, of which only the most cursory of descriptions may have sent many males wincing...

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Match Of The Midweek: Brighton & Hove Albion 1-0 Gillingham

By on Aug 9, 2011 in English League Football, Latest | 2 comments

The real party, of course, was on Saturday. Brighton & Hove Albion marked their arrival at The Amex Community Stadium with a late, late win against Doncaster Rovers, but the celebrations continued this evening with a narrow win against Gillingham of League Two. After fourteen years waiting, though, could the new stadium possibly live up to expectations? So much...

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Andy D’Urso, Gillingham & A Man On A Roof

By on Dec 2, 2009 in English League Football, Latest | 10 comments

Anybody that has ever had to travel across London during the rush hour will already be aware that embarking on such a journey can be a pretty thankless task. Swollen by commuters from outside of the city it often feels as if the whole place is about to collapse in upon itself, and it only takes the slightest disruption anywhere for everything to start grinding to a...

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Manchester City vs Gillingham – The 1999 Division 2 Play-Off

By on Sep 26, 2009 in English League Football, Latest | 4 comments

Consider this. If it hadn’t been for Paul Dickov’s late, late goal for Manchester City in the Division Two play-off final against Gillingham in 1999, City may have stayed where they are and Gillingham might have risen to the Premier League and been bought out by quadrillionaires from the Middle East. Okay, that was never going happen, but this match was...

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